Renowned Filipina pianist Mariel Ilusorio will be having a one night piano concert on September 26, 2019 at 6pm at Rodelsa Hall.
Ilusorio who began playing the piano at an early age was a first prize winner of the National Music Competitions for Young Artists Foundation, Inc. (NAMCYA) Piano Category A-II in 1985, and she continued her musical studies in America through various scholarships, earning her Pre-College Diploma from The Juilliard School in New York and her Bachelor of Music Degree from the Oberlin Conservatory of Music in Ohio.
She resided in Germany for ten years, where she studied with eminent piano pedagogue, Prof. Arie Vardi at the State Academy of Music Hannover, earning her Master’s and post-graduate degrees. During this time, she garnered several prizes in Europe: Special Prize in the 14th Rina Sala Gallo International Piano Competition in Italy (1996); a Medal as 4th Place in the 45th Maria Canals Piano Competition in Barcelona (1999); the East Friesland Piano Prize (1999) in Germany; and the Grand Prize in the Carlo Soliva International Piano Competition in Italy (2000).
This concert is part of the artistic excellence through music education program and promotion of Liceo de Cagayan University. Tickets are sold at P1,000.00 only and are available at the Office of Cultural Affairs located at the ground floor of the Rodelsa Hall. You may also book tickets thru email firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com or text thru 09177025530 (Glory Mae).
Also, there is a piano masterclass with Ms Ilusorio on the next day September 27 with Php 300.00 / registration fee.